Airtel Zambia
Airtel Zambia
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Airtel Networks Zambia Plc is looking to recruit a Buyer, responsible for the procurement of network, and IT equipment and services.


  • Procure goods and services in line with approved purchasing requests in an efficient and timely manner.
  • Manage the relations with vendors and internal customers as per company guidelines to support the realization of agreed procurement contracts and achievement of successful employee engagement score.
  • Manage and upload local contracts in CMS and maintain procurement contract administration.
  • Creativity and Innovation for Cost Optimization.
  • Vendor Performance Evaluation Management and provision of accurate information to line manager and Functional Head.


  • Educational Qualifications and Functional / Technical Skills:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/IT or Business with technical experience.
  • Member of the Zambia Institute of Purchasing and Supply (ZIPS) and the Chartered Institute of Professional Supply (MCIPS).
  • At least 3 years’ experience in a similar position.


  • Able to perform in a performance driven organization
  • Preferably knowledge in ERP/Oracle for SCM operations
  • Able to handle, prioritize multiple projects simultaneously
  • Able to manage expectations of multiple stakeholders – partners, vendors and internal customers
  • High personal standards and goal oriented
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent and effective communications skills, both orally and in writing
  • Computer literate
  • Relationship management
  • Analytical skills.

Due to the high volume of applications received, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Method of Application

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Operating in 20 countries across Asia and Africa including Zambia, this company covers every district and offers a wide variety of tariffs and value added services to meet the needs of individuals and businesses. Their services encompass telecommunications and IT, electronic payment systems, mobile business solutions and phones and accessories.